Our weekly talks will commence on Monday 11 th September, in the Victoria Institute at 10.30a.m. with a talk entitled ‘Working for Ken Dodd’ by Nigel Harratt. This will be followed on 25th September with a talk by Bernard Thompson on ‘John Briggs’. A full programme is complete up to the end of the year. Jan Dobson would be pleased to hear of potential speakers. Could you be one of them? Have you had an interesting job, been to interesting places, have studied interesting people from the past, are you a retired University Professor with tales to tell, whatever? Jan Dobson would love to hear from you.
The Annual General Meeting of the Club will take place on Monday 18 th September at 10.30 a.m. in the Victoria Institute. As the existing Officers are standing down this year, after sterling service, there will be a need to elect new Officers. The following have been proposed to stand for the coming year. Chairperson, Barbara Broadbent, Secretary, Roy Pallitt, Treasurer, Bill Scott. All members are encouraged to attend the AGM to meet the new Officers. A complete budget for the following year will be presented. Members will also be able, and are encouraged, to renew their annual membership, at the current rate of £5. We will be looking to introduce new leisure activities during the year and members are encouraged to bring their suggestions to the meeting.